Winter Lecture Series 2017
Organised by the Friends of Oxford Botanic Garden and Harcourt Arboretum
February 23: Victoria Summerley, London: An Unexpected Paradise
Victoria Summerley is an award-winning journalist and author. She will be taking us on a personal tour of some of the gardens in her book, Great Gardens of London.
March 9: Richard Mabey, Botany and the Imagination NOW CANCELLED and replaced by
Nick Bailey: The Road to Chelsea.
March 23: Caroline Holmes, Bory Latour-Marliac – the source of water lilies, before and beyond Monet
Caroline Holmes is a garden historian, lecturer, designer and author. Her talk will explore the history, science and pleasure of Latour-Marliac and his legacy.
The Thursday lectures start at 20:00 and are followed by a glass of wine.
The lectures will take place in the Nelson Mandela Lecture Theatre, SaÏd Business School, Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HP
Individual lectures £15, whole series £60
Reservation recommended - Book online here, or pay on door.